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Stamp auction - 15 May 2018 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 15 May 2018. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 158 - Falkland Islands
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
489
 M
1878-79 6d & 1s, 1891-1902 6d, 1904-2 6d & 1s, fair to fine M. (5) Cat. £350 £45 to 60 £58.00
490
Used (on letter or envelope)
1897 1d postal card used to London & a QEII 4d size 'H' registered envelope 5s pair. £50 to 70 £70.00
491
 M
1904-12 MCCA set, M (2½d fault & 3s crease), SG.43/50. (8) Cat. £475 £100 to 120 N/S
492
 Specimen
1912-20 MCCA £1 black/red optd SPECIMEN, fresh M example, SG.69s. £250 to 300 £310.00
493
 M
1929-35 fine M range incl. 1929 Whale & Penguin set to 2/6d, 1933 Centenary set to 2/6d, 1935 Jubilee set. (21) Cat. £700 £150 to 180 N/S
494
 M
1929-36 Whale & Penguin set, fine M (£1 has slight gum crease), SG.116/126, Cat. £700 £200 to 250 N/S
495
 Used
1929-36 Whale & Penguins set VFU, SG.110/126. (11) Cat. £850 £300 to 350 £310.00
496
 M
1933 Centenary ½d to 1s M, 1938-50 5s to £1 UM & F.I.D 1954-56, 1963-69 (15 to £1 ultramarine) & 1971-76 sets, fine M. Cat. £1090 £140 to 180 £140.00
497
 Used
1933 Centenary set VFU, SG.127/138, Cat. £6250 £1500 to 2000 £1650.00
498
 M
1935-57 M range on leaves comprising 1935 Jubilee set, 1937 Coronation set, 1946 Victory, 1948 Silver Wedding, 1938 Defin set incl. extra 5s indigo & pale yellow brown UM (gum toned), SG.161b with Murray Payne Cert, 1949 UPU set, 1952 Defin set, 1953 Coronation & 1955-57 Defin set. (59) Cat. £1985. £400 to 450 £400.00
499
 Specimen
1937 Coronation set of three values, marginal examples from the base of the sheet, Perf SPECIMEN, fresh UM, SG.143s/5s. (3) £180 to 220 £230.00
500
 UM
 Block of four
1938 5s indigo & pale yellow-brown right side marginal UM block of four (gum lightly toned), fine multiple, SG.161b. Murray Payne Cert. 2017, Cat. £4400+ £1200 to 1500 £1300.00
501
 UM
1938 5s indigo & pale yellow-brown UM (gum lightly toned), SH.91b, SG.161b, Murray Payne Cert. (1) £300 to 350 N/S
502
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 Jan 4th cover from S. Georgia franked 1937 Coronation set, fascinating contents relating to whaling 'we have to work 12 to 16 hours every day while on the whaling grounds,' reverse bears 1938 Empire Exhibition Scotland labels (3), 1952 small envelope registered to Wolverhampton, franked £1 black (SG.185), tied large circular first overseas airmail cancel Type PS.AIR.I. (2) £80 to 100 £115.00
503
Used (on letter or envelope)
1938 KGVI One Penny postal stationery envelope addressed to Manchester, England, cancelled with P.S double ring c.d.s. (large cross) July 14th the first day of issue, SH E4. (1) £80 to 100 £125.00
504
Used (on letter or envelope)
1942 July 29th registered cover to Berkley, CA, USA, franked 6d slate black & deep brown & 9d tied P.S c.d.s's, left side resealed by 'EXAMINED BY/6397' & manuscript 6413+, reverse bears Montevideo & New York transits & Berkley receiving h/stamps. £100 to 120 £120.00
505
Used (on letter or envelope)
1944 Aug 18th 'Souvenir from the Falkland Islands' printed envelope with Estate Louis Williams h/stamp on flap, sent airmail to London bearing 1938-50 3d, 4d, 2/6d and 5s (crossed at left by blue crayon) and with special red on white 'AIR MAIL' and Type II registration ('Fox Bay' deleted) labels, AUG 28 arrival marking on reverse. £180 to 220 £195.00
506
Used (on letter or envelope)
SOUTH GEORGIA 1992 10th Anniv of Liberation illustrated FDC's (7) bearing set each signed incl. Rex Hunt (Governor), Lord Lewin (Admiral of Fleet), J. Salt (Rear Admiral), HMS Sheffield, Capt Barker (Endurance) etc. a further seven FDC's of 1992 Endangered Species Birds set each signed by campaign supporters Ernie Wise, Magnus Magnusson, Desmond Morris etc. Three further FDC's of Falklands or B.A.T each signed by Rex Hunt plus Liberation folded cards (3) used Port Stanley also signed by Hunt. (20) £40 to 60 £66.00
507
 Literature
LITERATURE - Heijtz 1st & 2nd Editions, Cancellations of the F.I & Dependencies - Andrews, Digest No. 1 (soft back & hard back editions), Digest No. 2, Centenary - Spafford. £40 to 50 N/S
 
   
       
   
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